Author: Mustafa Mirreh

@tapthefeed

Striving towards a career in writing/journalism with particular focus in music and culture. Also working as live editor for Bristol Live Magazine, writer for DIY Magazine and editorial assistant for PracticeWeb. Photographer, music lover, football fanatic, runner and coffee drinker. Making it happen one step at a time.
Paramore Review – Colston Hall

➤   24 June, 2017, 18:00

Whether you’re a die-hard fan, or recently got into their music, or even just reliving your favourite childhood band growing up – tonight’s show at Colston Hall couldn’t be more anticipated as Paramore return to UK with...

Emi McDade Review – Blackfriars

➤   17 June, 2017, 14:30

A rare trip out of Bristol for us as we head to the neighbourhood city of Gloucester to catch a special hometown performance from singer-songwriter Emi McDade. Having dropped her exquisite new single ‘Sweet Return’ (check out...

Dot to Dot Festival 2017 Review + Photoset

➤   3 June, 2017, 13:00

The words #WeStandTogether hold close to many following the terrible events that happened in Manchester, and despite the rush of emotions as we walk down to Thekla, we remain in high spirits as the Bristol edition of...

Festival Preview: Dot to Dot Festival 2017

➤   22 May, 2017, 14:30

The countdown has begun for the award-winning Dot to Dot Festival which takes place in the cities of Nottingham, Bristol and Manchester this May Bank Holiday weekend. Sundara Karma return to the festival as this year’s main...

Wilsen Review – Thekla

➤   20 May, 2017, 14:30

This could very well be our shortest gig attendance let alone shortest gig review, but when we heard that Brooklyn based band Wilsen are stopping by Bristol on their UK tour, we couldn’t pass up on the...

Wilsen Preview – Thekla

➤   16 May, 2017, 18:00

Brooklyn based three-piece Wilsen, lead by singer-songwriter Tamsin Wilson have released their debut album I Go Missing in My Sleep to much acclaim. Both textured and personal, the album invite listeners into Wilson’s inner thoughts; haunting stories told in an...

Interview: Breakfast Records celebrates first birthday

➤   26 April, 2017, 18:30

There’s been a huge surge of DIY projects and labels over the last 12 months, all of them making their imprint in the ever-growing Bristol music scene. However, there’s one label in particular that has stood out....

Interview: Husky Loops go live with debut EP

➤   2 April, 2017, 16:30

“I suppose you could roughly class them as post punk with strong psych elements but that really wouldn’t do justice to the sheer shock value of the music” – words on Husky Loops live performance at The Crofters...

Sœur Review – The Louisiana

➤   26 March, 2017, 12:30

With today’s horrible news in Westminster, a time for support and togetherness couldn’t be more important. Certainly a local hometown show would help settle nerves and cheer up spirits, and an exciting one for sure as Bristol...

Oliver Wilde – Post-Frenz Container Buzz

➤   16 February, 2017, 13:00

Among Bristol’s diverse pool of musical creativity, there’s been one person who has carved a unique style of their own over the years. With two acclaimed full-length albums under his belt, Oliver Wilde returns with his eagerly...

Two Door Cinema Club Photoset – O2 Academy Bristol

➤   12 February, 2017, 18:50

Photos: Mustafa Mirreh Two Door Cinema Club delivered an electrifying performance on their return to Bristol, performing songs old and new from their three albums, including latest LP Gameshow. Check out the photo highlights from their headline...

Happy birthday! Bristol Live Magazine turns 5

➤   30 January, 2017, 21:00

Someone put it well the other day when they said “five years is about a century in ‘zine’ terms,” Founder of Bristol Live Magazine Loki Lillistone speaking to The Know Magazine. Five years has certainly been a...

Independent Venue Week Review – The Louisiana

➤   29 January, 2017, 19:09

Photos: Lee Ramsey A sense of nostalgia tonight at the Louisiana as music label Chiverin bring Independent Venue Week to a close with a special showcase celebrating the Bristol venue’s work, history and support for the local...

New Year New Noise 4 Review – Arnolfini

➤   25 January, 2017, 09:00

Video: James Hankins Bristol label Howling Owl Records, forward-thinkers and influencers to the music scene continue to find a way to push their work to new levels. Annual event New Year New Noise is a great example,...

Simple Things Festival 2016 Review

➤   1 November, 2016, 14:30

Photo: Rebecca Cleal. If we have to name one event every year that brings the whole of Bristol together in one particular moment, it would be Simple Things Festival. Now on its sixth year, the multi-genre festival boasts...